Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
The less you know, the more you believe.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.